Democrat for Appellate Court

Judge Chris Kennedy

Democrat for Appellate Court

Judge Chris Kennedy

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Judge Chris Kennedy is running for Second District Appellate Court. Judge Kennedy serves in the criminal division of the 19th Judicial Circuit Court of Lake County, where he currently presides over various traffic, DUI, misdemeanor and domestic violence matters. Before being appointed as a trial court judge, Judge Kennedy had a diverse, twenty-five year legal career, serving as a prosecutor, civil trial and appellate attorney, solo practitioner, and in-house counsel. Judge Kennedy has also served the community as a longtime school board member and advocate for children with autism and developmental disabilities. Judge Kennedy has tried major jury and bench trials in civil and criminal cases as an attorney and now presides over criminal trials. Judge Kennedy is married with three children and lives in Libertyville.

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